And let them judge the people at all seasons; and it shall be that every great matter they shall bring unto thee, but every small matter they shall judge, so shall it be easier for thyself, and they shall bear the burden with thee.
And one of the scribes came, having heard their dispute and knowing that he had given a good response unto them, asked him, Which is the principal commandment of all?
And Jesus responded unto him, The principal of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel, The Lord our God, the Lord is one;
And the second is like it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. There is no other commandment greater than these.
And I sent messengers unto them, saying, I am doing a great work so that I cannot come down; why should the work cease, whilst I leave it and come down to you?
And dost thou seek great things for thyself? seek them not; for, behold, I bring evil upon all flesh, said the LORD: but I will give thee thy life as a spoil of battle in all places where thou goest.
Aleph How does the city sit solitary, that was full of people! The great one among the nations is become as a widow; the princess of provinces is become tributary.
Ye fools and blind, for which is greater, the gold or the temple that sanctifies the gold?
Ye fools and blind, for which one is greater, the gift or the altar that sanctifies the gift?
Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat or what ye shall drink, nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than food, and the body than raiment?
But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you.
and dost know his will and approve the things that are more excellent, being instructed out of the law,
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received: how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures